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More like the engineers are trying to figure out how to make that Strix cooler fit on 10 different designs. rolleyes.gifrolleyes.gifrolleyes.gif

Figure out? Memory and VRM cooling be damned! All you really need are 2 of 5 heat pipes making contact with the GPU wink.gif
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So true.
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Originally Posted by Slomo4shO View Post

Figure out? Memory and VRM cooling be damned! All you really need are 2 of 5 heat pipes making contact with the GPU wink.gif
they were 5 with my Fury strix i hope they will be at least 3 of them biggrin.gif
btw the palit game rock's 1080 cooler is a monster one comparing with the strix but sadly they are married to nvidia biggrin.gif
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August? cmon... not that I would touch another Asus card.. but August?

Its almost like they don't want to sell these things.
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August? cmon... not that I would touch another Asus card.. but August?

Its almost like they don't want to sell these things.

Maybe they need 1060 to sell? ASUS Nvidia fanboy?
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post #26 of 91
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Well 980 Strix also came about a month after 980 launch, so it's probably just how Asus does things.
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Let's wait and see how long it takes for the 1060 Strix to come out before we complain about mid-August for the 480...
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Let's wait and see how long it takes for the 1060 Strix to come out before we complain about mid-August for the 480...

Asus released details on the 1060 Strix two days ago. If it isn't launched on the 19th, we will get release date details on the 19th.
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Asus released details on the 1060 Strix two days ago. If it isn't launched on the 19th, we will get release date details on the 19th.

Like I said, let's see what the actual release date is (and when we actually see stock available to buy)?
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These cards are taking forever to drop, how is it that the 1060 is getting AIB cards at launch and we are still waiting for custom rx 480's? I though the Sapphire rx 480 would be available this week?
    
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